Robert Bannister Lyness

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Commander R.N.R. (retired) Robert Bannister Lyness, R.D. (29 November, 1874 – ) served in the Royal Naval Reserve.

Life & Career

Lyness was promoted to the rank of Lieutenant R.N.R. on 3 December, 1908.

Lyness was promoted to the rank of Lieutenant-Commander R.N.R. on 3 December, 1916.[Fact Check]

Lyness was placed on the Retired List at the rank of Commander R.N.R. on 13 January, 1920.

See Also

Naval Appointments
Preceded by
Basil J. D. Guy
Captain of H.M.S. Candytuft
10 Jul, 1917[1]
Succeeded by
William C. O'G. Cochrane
Preceded by
John I. Hallett
Captain of H.M.S. Auricula
8 Jul, 1918 – 17 Oct, 1918
Succeeded by
Harold W. Fawcett
Preceded by
New Command
Captain of H.M.S. Forres
25 Feb, 1919[2]c. mid 1919
Succeeded by
Hugh D. Hamilton
Preceded by
New Command
Captain of H.M.S. Caterham
9 Jun, 1919[3] – 6 Aug, 1919
Succeeded by
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Footnotes

  1. The Navy List. (November, 1917). p. 392d.
  2. The Navy List. (September, 1919). p. 795.
  3. The Navy List. (September, 1919). p. 754.